Let’s get better
at grief.

Speaking Grief is a public media initiative aimed at creating a more grief-aware society by validating the experience of grievers and helping to guide those who wish to support them.

Initiative Components

April 2020

  • Full website launch with community toolkit
  • Documentary premiere events

May 2020

  • Nationwide PBS broadcasts of the documentary begin

Summer & Fall 2020

  • Nationwide screening events
  • Additional web and radio stories

January 2021

  • Broader release of documentary to other video platforms

Grants Available Now

Join us by bringing the conversation to your community. Grants are available now to support local radio reporting and/or documentary screening events highlighting local grief work and stories.

Grants made possible by the New York Life Foundation    Submissions are due by 12 p.m. EST, March 9, 2020.